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General Certificate of Secondary Education June 2012
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Design and Technology: Product Design
Unit 1 Written Paper 9.00 am to 11.00 am Friday 25 May 2012
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For this paper you must have: a pen, a pencil, a ruler, an eraser, a pencil sharpener and coloured pencils.
Time allowed 2 hours Instructions Use black ink or black ball-point pen. Use pencil and coloured pencils only for drawing. Fill in the boxes at the top of this page. Answer all questions. You must answer the questions in the spaces provided. Do not write outside the box around each page or on blank pages. Do all rough work in this answer book. Cross through any work you do not want to be marked.
Information The marks for questions are shown in brackets. The maximum mark for this paper is 120. The question in Section A relates to the context referred to in the preliminary material that was previously issued. All dimensions are given in millimetres unless otherwise stated. You are reminded of the need for good English and clear presentation in your answers. Quality of Written Communication will be assessed in Question 7(b).
2 Section A Answer all questions in the spaces provided.
Do not write outside the box
Question 1 is about designing a packaging solution for a fragrance bottle. You are advised to spend about 30 minutes on this question. 1 The fragrance bottle below needs to be packaged.
The table below gives one function of packaging for the fragrance bottle above. Give two more functions and in each case explain your answer. Explanation The packaging will allow lots of fragrance bottles to be stacked together for transportation to the shop and reduce space needed for storage....